Starling wish to thank everyone that came to the Semaphore album launch shows in Melbourne and Sydney.. we hope you had a great time.. we certainly did!. Thanks to Steve Kilbey, Head Honcho and Restless Leg for your great performances. We would also like to give special thanks to our good friends in Melbourne for their hospitality, car and gear lending. We couldn’t have done it without you. SS
In the lead up to the Semaphore launch shows we have added a special treat to our music player for your listening pleasure!
‘Don’t Need a Reason’ is a B-side from the album sessions. It’s not on the album.. but it is on the setlist for the upcoming shows in Melbourne 6th Sept @ Northcote Social Club& in Sydney 7th Sept @ The Sando, Newtown.
Check out ‘Don’t Need a Reason’ here.
Simon Starling was living alone in a mouldy apartment in Annandale, writing songs that just struck a chord.
His pal Wes Gregorace (The Devoted Few) was touring with The Church and Steve Kilbey took one listen and knew he wanted in on the production. (read more..)
Isolated in a dank Annandale house, Simon Starling began writing songs to find hope. Those songs have been transformed into Semaphore, an album featuring some of Australia’s finest musical talent.
Starling spent six years living in Melbourne before relocating back to his hometown of Sydney. (read more..)
Lovebirds the music video!! Here it is.. beautifully shot on the headlands of Sydney Harbour by director Robin Sung (view now)